Basic Biographical Details

Name: Maurice Bingham Adams
Born: 1849
Died: 17 August 1933
Bio Notes: Maurice Bingham Adams was born in 1849. He was educated in Sussex and worked in two large building firms in Brighton from May 1865 to April 1866 prior to being articled to Horatio Nelson Goulty of Brighton in February 1867. He worked as assistant to Sir William Emerson and to Thomas Maynard, Parish Surveyor, and was clerk of works and architect to Philip Causton Lockwood, Borough Surveyor of Brighton, from 1870 to 1872. He commenced independent practice in 1873 and was admitted ARIBA in 1876, by which time he had moved to London. He was elevated to FRIBA in 1886.

Adams served as Architect to Brighton Borough Council and as Honorary Architect to Chiswick Charity Trustees. He was on the staff of 'Building News' from 1872 until his retirement in 1923. He died on 17 August 1933.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this :
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 2Brighton, Sussex, EnglandBusinessBefore 1870After 1872 
Item 2 of 2London, EnglandBusiness1876VAfter 1914 


RIBA Proposals

This proposed the following individuals for RIBA membership (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate proposedNotes
Item 1 of 1William Larner Sugden13 June 1892for Fellowship


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this :
Item 1 of 1British Architectural Library, RIBA2001Directory of British Architects 1834-1914